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Athlete of the Week: Grace Tworek

Check out why Fremd's Grace Tworek was named this week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week.

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Athlete of the Week: Dwayne Rose

See why Crete-Monee's Dwayne Rose was named this week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week.

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Scott Phillips' Top 25 Preps Power Rankings

Things mostly stay the same in the CSN Preps Power Rankings this week as we look at the week ahead.

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Scott Phillips' Top 25 Preps Power Rankings
Things mostly stay the same in the CSN Preps Power Rankings this week as we look at the week ahead.
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Deerfield DE Maize pledges to Miami of Ohio
Deerfield three star ranked defensive end Josh Maize gave Miami of Ohio and head coach Chuck Martin his verbal commitment Sunday morning.
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Phillips DT Chris Elmore commits to Syracuse
Phillips defensive tackle Chris Elmore was previously committed to PJ Fleck and Western Michigan, but is now headed for Syracuse.
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Prairie Ridge OL Jeff Jenkins commits to Iowa
Prairie Ridge offensive lineman Jeff Jenkins verbally committed to the University of Iowa late Sunday. 
Highlights: (16) Thornton 64, Thornwood 59
Check out the highlights from Thornton's 64-59 win against Thornwood.
Edgy Tim talks with Prairie Ridge quarterback Samson Evans
In High School Lites, Edgy Tim interview Prairie Ridge's state-winning quarterback Samson Evans about the offseason and his...
Highlights: Marengo 50, Burlington Central 46
Check out the highlights from Marengo's 50-46 win over Burlington Central.
In the Gym: Baseball shoulder rehab
In the latest installment of In the Gym at EFT, a performance specialist instructs on baseball shoulder rehab.
Athlete of the Week: Grace Tworek
Check out why Fremd's Grace Tworek was named this week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week.
Highlights: Hillcrest 65, T.F. South 61
Check out the highlights from Hillcrest's close win against T.F. South.
Highlights: (2) Evanston 72, Niles North 59
Check out the highlights from Evanston's 72-59 road win against Niles North.
Highlights: Bogan 83, (1) Simeon 64
Check out the highlights from Bogan's 83-64 upset over Simeon.
Highlights: (9) Marist 49, (24) Benet 45
Check out the highlights from No. 9 Marist's 49-45 win over No. 24 Benet.
High School Lites basketball montage: Week 8
Check out the opening montage from the Jan. 20 episode of High School Lites.
Highlights: Marian Catholic 60, Notre Dame 58
Check out the highlights from Marian Catholic's 60-58 win against Notre Dame.
Highlights: (23) Brother Rice 64, Bishop McNamara 61
Check out highlights from No. 23 Brother's 64-61 win over Bishop McNamara.
Highlights: (10) Fremd 42, (20) Conant 41
Check out highlights from No. 10 Fremd's 42-41 win over No. 20 Conant.
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Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Fremd's Grace Tworek
This week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week is Fremd senior Grace Tworek. 
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High School Lites basketball roundup: Week 8
It was a wild week in high school hoops. Check out the best highlights and features in our High School Lites roundup. 
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In the Gym at EFT: Baseball shoulder rehab
On the latest installment of In the Gym at EFT, Specialist Jordyn Gaza instructs on baseball shoulder rehab. 
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High School Lites Week 8 basketball capsules
CSNChicago.com Preps contributor Scott Phillips previews some of the best Week 8 matchups in Chicagoland high school basketball.
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AP Illinois girls basketball rankings: Week 8
See which teams are ranked 1-10 in each of the four classes in the latest AP Illinois girls basketball preps poll.
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AP Preps Basketball Poll: Week 8
See which teams are ranked 1-10 in each of the four classes in the latest AP preps basketball poll.
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Recruiting Notes: Jeff Thomas releases his Top 5 schools list
East St. Louis wide receiver Jeff Thomas released his Top 5 schools on Twitter and plans to announce his college decision on Feb. 1.
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Scott Phillips' Top 25 Preps Power Rankings
Things were certainly busy during Martin Luther King tournament weekend as there were some big changes in the latest Power...
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Vote for the Viewers' Choice Game of the Week
Vote for the Viewers' Choice Game of the Week as we spotlight some conference showdowns with teams fighting to stay in first place.
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In the Gym at EFT: Volleyball shoulder strengthening
On this week's edition of In the Gym at EFT, Jordyn Gaza teaches volleyball shoulder strengthening. 
WWS MLK Tournament preview from Scott Phillips
CSN contributor Scott Phillips previews the WWS MLK Tournament.
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Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Crete Monee's Dwayne Rose
This week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week goes to Dwayne Rose, an incredible talent with quite the basketball family. 
Crete-Monee's Tom Cappel wins 600th career game
Crete-Monee's Tom Cappel became the 39th coach in IHSA history to reach 600 wins.
Highlights: (8) Uplift 67, Lincoln Park 53
Check out highlights from Uplift's 67-53 win over Lincoln Park on Friday night.
Athlete of the Week: Dwayne Rose
See why Crete-Monee's Dwayne Rose was named this week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week.
Highlights: (3) Bolingbrook 78, (10) Homewood-Flossmoor 73
Check out highlights from Bolingbrook's 78-73 win over Homewood-Flossmoor on Friday night.
In the Gym: Shoulder strengthening
In this week's edition of In the Gym at EFT, Jordyn Gaza instructs on volleyball shoulder strengthening.
Highlights: (24) St. Patrick 76, (9) Benet 73
Check out the highlights from No. 24 St. Patrick's upset win over No. 9 Benet.
Highlights: (17) Marist 56, Marian Catholic 53
Check out highlights from No. 17 Marist's 56-53 win over Marian Catholic.
Highlights: Lane Tech 51, Von Steuben 49
Check out the highlights from Lane Tech's thrilling win over Von Steuben.
Highlights: (4) Whitney Young 68, Westinghouse 57
Check out highlights for No. 4 Whitney Young's 68-57 win over Westinghouse.
Highlights: (7) Orr 79, (25) North Lawndale 74
Check out highlights from No. 7 Orr's 79-74 win over No. 25 North Lawndale.
Highlights: (1) Simeon 73, Brooks 56
Check out highlights from No. 1 Simeon's 73-56 win over Brooks.
Highlights: (5) Morgan Park 78, Bogan 62
Check out highlights from No. 5 Morgan Park's 78-62 win over Bogan.
High School Lites Week 7 montage
Check out this week's High School Lites basketball roundup.
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High School Lites basketball roundup: Week 7
Check out the highlights from some of the best high school hoops games in our Week 7 roundup. 
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The top five uncommitted Illinois players
With National Signing Day rapidly approaching, Edgy Tim looks at the top five uncommitted players in this year's recruiting class.
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Benet's tough schedule preparing them for March
Heading into Martin Luther King weekend, Benet will have one of the toughest 24-hour stretches that any team will see all season.
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High School Lites Week 7 basketball capsules
CSNChicago.com Preps contributor Scott Phillips previews some of the best Week 7 matchups in Chicagoland high school basketball.
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Recruiting Notes: Chris Elmore reopens recruiting process
Phillips defensive tackle Chris Elmore reopened his recruiting process the same day that P.J. Fleck left for Minnesota.
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AP Illinois girls basketball rankings: Week 7
See which teams are ranked 1-10 in each of the four classes in the latest AP Illinois girls basketball preps poll.
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AP Preps Basketball Poll: Week 7
See which teams are ranked 1-10 in each of the four classes in the latest AP preps basketball poll.
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Loyola QB takes a different route to college football
Loyola Acadamy quarterback Tommy Herion opted for the unconventional route to his post-preps playing career.
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21 Illinois players nominated for McDonald's All American
Nominations for the McDonald's All American Games were released as Illinois has 21 players. 
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Vote for the Viewers' Choice Game of the Week
Vote for the Viewers' Choice Game of the Week. This week, we spotlight the rivalry games in Chicago's Public League.
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Scott Phillips' Top 25 Preps Power Rankings
Things mostly stayed the same after a quiet post-holiday tournament week as we look forward to a busy week.
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P.J. Fleck hits the ground running at Minnesota
It's took less than 12 hours for new Minnesota head football coach P.J. Fleck to make a major impact on the Gophers 2017 recruiting class.
In the Gym at EFT: Speed and agility drills
In the latest installment of In the Gym at EFT, sports performance specialist Jordyn Gaza instructs on speed and agility drills.
Highlights: University High 50, Northridge 28
Check out highlights from University High's victory over Northridge on Friday night.
Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Simeon's Evan Gilyard
See why Simeon senior guard Evan Gilyard was named this week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week.
Highlights: Sandwich 60, Peotone 42
Check out highlights from Sandwich's victory over Peotone on Friday night.
Highlights: Newark 81, Serena 49
Check out highlights from Newark's victory over Serena on Friday night.
Phillips DT de-commits from Western Michigan
Phillips DT de-commits from Western Michigan
Girls Highlights: Hersey 56, Rolling Meadows 44
Check out highlights from Hersey's victory over Rolling Meadows on Friday.
Girls Highlights: Montini 56, Byron 52
Check out highlights from Montini's victory over Byron On Friday night.
Highlights: Hinsdale South 81, Downers Grove South 71
Check out highlights from Hinsdale South's victory over Downers Grove South on Friday.
High School Lites Week 6 Montage
Check out the best of the best from the week that was in Chicago high school basketball.
Highlights: (18) Thornton 62, Andrew 33
Check out highlights from No. 18 Thornton's victory over Andrew on Friday.
Highlights: Stevenson 64, Libertyville 50
Check out highlights from Stevenson's victory over Libertyville on Friday.
Highlights: (21) Geneva 67, St. Charles North 62
Check out highlights from Geneva's win over St. Charles North on Friday.
Highlights: West Aurora 57, West Chicago 51
Check out highlights from West Aurora's victory over West Chicago on Friday night.
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Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Simeon guard Evan Gilyard
See why Simeon senior guard Evan Gilyard was named this week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week.
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In the Gym at EFT: Speed and agility
In the latest installment of In the Gym at EFT, sports performance specialist Jordyn Gaza instructs on speed and agility drills.
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High School Lites basketball roundup: Week 6
Check out the high school hoops highlights from around the state, and be sure to follow @CSNPreps for the latest scores.
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High School Lites Week 6 basketball capsules
CSNChicago.com Preps contributor Scott Phillips previews some of the best Week 6 matchups in Chicagoland high school basketball.
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Thomas breaks out in Under Armour Game
East St. Louis senior wide receiver Jeff Thomas had a breakout performance in last Saturday's Under Armour All-America game.
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AP Illinois girls basketball rankings: Week 6
See which teams are ranked 1-10 in each of the four classes in the latest AP Illinois girls basketball preps poll.
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AP Preps Basketball Poll: Week 6
See which teams are ranked 1-10 in each of the four classes in the latest AP preps basketball poll.
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Vote for the Viewers' Choice Game of the Week
Vote for the Viewers' Choice Game of the Week as we spotlight some conference showdowns with teams fighting to stay in first place.
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Illinois players in today's bowl games
Monday's slate of bowl games features teams that have several players from Illinois on their rosters. Here is a list of all the local players.     
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Scott Phillips' Top 25 Preps Power Rankings
We have a new No. 1 in the latest CSN Preps Power Rankings as Simeon sits on top after winning the loaded field at Pontiac.
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Illinois players in today's bowl games
Saturday's slate of bowl games features teams that have several players from Illinois on their rosters. Here is a list of all the local players.     
Highlights: Marian Catholic 57, DePaul Prep 41
Check out the highlights from Marian Catholic's 57-41 win over DePaul Prep.
Highlights: Montini 59, Benet 43
Check out highlights from Montini's 59-43 win over Benet.
Highlights: Geneva 54, Rolling Meadows 48
Check out highlights from Geneva's 54-48 win over Rolling Meadows.
In the Gym at EFT: Dynamic movement
In this week's installment of In the Gym at EFT, Jordyn Gaza instructs on dynamic movement.
Highlights: (19) Bloom 71, Danville 62
Check out highlights from No. 19 Bloom's 71-62 win over Danville
Highlights: (16) Fremd 54, Notre Dame 53
Check out highlights from No. 16 Fremd's 54-53 win over Notre Dame.
Highlights: (6) Bolingbrook 67, (18) Homewood-Flossmoor 62
Check out the highlights from No. 6 Bolingbrook's 67-62 over No. 18 Homewood-Flossmoor.
Highlights: (2) Simeon 52, Benet 50
Check out highlights from No. 2 Simeon's 52-50 win over Benet.
High School Lites basketball montage: Week 5
Check out the High School Lites opening montage from Week 5.
Highlights: (8) Whitney Young 80, (3) Morgan Park 71
Check out highlights from No. 8 Whitney Young's 80-71 win over No. 3 Morgan Park.
Highlights: Waukegan 67, Libertyville 64
Check out highlights from Waukegan's 67-64 win over Libertyville.
Highlights: (10) Uplift 69, (12) Fenwick 65
Check out highlights from No. 10 Uplift's 69-65 win over No. 12 Fenwick.
Highlights: Wheaton North 69, Downers Grove South 52
Check out the highlights from Wheaton North's 69-52 win over Downers Grove South.
Athlete of the Week: Justin Smith
See why Stevenson's Justin Smith was named this week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week.
Highlights: (17) Conant 49, (25) St. Patrick 35
Check out the highlights from No. 17 Conant's 49-35 win over St. Patrick.
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In the Gym at EFT: Dynamic movement
In the latest installment of In the Gym at EFT, performance specialist Jordyn Gaza instructs on dynamic movement.
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Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Stevenson senior Justin Smith
This week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week is Stevenson senior Justin Smith.
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High School Lites basketball roundup: Week 5
Check out the high school hoops highlights from some of the best holiday tournaments around the state, and be sure to follow @CSNPreps for the latest scores.
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Illinois players in today's bowl games
Friday's slate of bowl games features teams that have several players from Illinois on their rosters. Here is a list of all the local players.
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Illinois players in today's bowl games
Thursday's slate of bowl games features teams that have several players from Illinois on their rosters. Here is a list of all the local players.
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Illinois players in today's bowl games
Wednesday's slate of bowl games features teams that have several players from Illinois on their rosters. Here is a list of all the local players.
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Illinois players in today's bowl games
Tuesday's slate of bowl games features several players from Illinois. Here is a list of all the local players to watch.
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Scott Phillips' Top 25 Preps Power Rankings
The CSN Preps Power Rankings didn't change too much this week as we enter the big week of holiday tournaments.
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In the Gym at EFT: Lateral movement
In this week's edition of In the Gym at EFT, Landon Cox teaches proper exercises to enhance lateral movement.
Highlights: Chicago Christian 97, Elmwood Park 42
Check out the highlights from Chicago Christian's 97-42 win over Elmwood Park.
Highlights: (2) Simeon 59, (9) Whitney Young 52
Check out the highlights from Simeon's 59-52 win over Whitney Young.
Highlights: (15) Marist 63, Tinley Park 45
Check out the highlights from Marist's 63-45 win over Tinley Park.
Scott Phillips breaks down Holiday tournaments
CSN's Scott Phillips previews holiday tournament from around the city.
In the Gym: lateral movement
In this week's installment of In the Gym at EFT, Landon Cox tackles lateral speed and agility
Athlete of the Week: Jacobs senior Cameron Krutwig
See why Jacobs senior Cameron Krutwig was named this week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week.
Highlights: Richmond-Burton 80, Harvest Christian 70
Check out the highlights from Richmond-Burton's 80-70 win against Harvest Christian.
Highlights: (14) Jacobs 64, Bartlett 49
Check out the highlights from Jacobs' 64-49 win over Bartlett.
Highlights: Johnsburg 58, Crystal Lake South 46
Check out the highlights from Johnsburg's 58-46 win over Crystal Lake South.
High School Lites basketball montage: Week 4
Check out the High School Lites opening montage from Week 4.
Highlights: Grant 69, Cary-Grove 37
Check out the highlights from Grant's 69-37 win over Cary-Grove.
Highlights: Genoa-Kingston 56, Antioch 47
Check out the highlights from Genoa Kingston's 56-47 win over Antioch.
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Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Jacobs senior Cameron Krutwig
This week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week is Jacobs senior Cameron Krutwig.
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High School Lites basketball roundup: Week 4
Check out all the highlights from a packed edition of High School Lites with your basketball Week 4 roundup.
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Peoria lineman Kendrick Green commits to Illinois
Peoria OL/DL Kendrick Green ended his recruiting process Thursday and gave Illinois and head coach Lovie Smith his verbal commitment.
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High School Lites Week 4 basketball capsules
CSNChicago.com Preps contributor Scott Phillips previews some of the best Week 4 matchups in Chicagoland high school basketball.
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Breaking down the best Illinois holiday tournaments
High school basketball gets busy with holiday tournaments the next few weeks as we take a look at some of the best in Illinois.
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Palatine All-State QB Oles commits to Butler
Zach Oles - Palatine's two-time All-State quarterback - gave his verbal commitment to Butler this week.
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Scott Phillips' Top 25 Preps Power Rankings
After a wild week of high school hoops, Scott Phillips sorts through it all to give the latest CSN Preps Power Rankings.
Highlights: (3) Simeon 59, (2) Morgan Park 57
Check out the highlights from Simeon's tight 59-57 win against Morgan Park in a huge Chicago Public League game.
Highlights: (9) Fenwick 70, (19) De La Salle 46
Check out the highlights from No. 9 Fenwick's 70-46 win over No. 19 De La Salle.
Highlights: (5) Joliet West 92, Plainfield South 57
Check out the highlights from Joliet West's decisive 92-57 win against Plainfield South.
Highlights: (21) Downers Grove North 42, York 40
Check out the highlights from No. 21 Downers Grove North's win over York.
High School Lites: Opening montage Week 3
Here's the opening montage from this week's episode of High School Lites.
Highlights: Lyons Township 47, Hinsdale Central 40
Check out the highlights from Lyons Township's 47-40 win against rival Hinsdale Central.
Highlights: Homewood-Flossmoor 62, (16) Bloom 52
Here are highlights from Homewood-Flossmoor's 62-52 against Bloom.
Highlights: Evanston 44, New Trier 28
Check out the girls basketball highlights from Evanston's 44-28 win against rival New Trier.
Highlights: Deerfield 49, Highland Park 44
Check out the highlights from Deerfield's 49-44 victory at Highland Park.
In The Gym: Core strength
In this week's In the Gym at EFT, Landon Cox teaches proper techniques for core exercises.
Highlights: Butler 84, Baker 64
Check out the highlights from Butler's 84-64 win against Baker.
Highlights: Wheaton Warrenville South 38, Neuqua Valley 28
Check out the highlights from Wheaton Warrenville South's 38-28 win against Neuqua Valley.
Athlete of the week: Bolingbrook senior Nana Akenten
Check out this week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week, Bolingbrook basketball player Nana Akenten.
Highlights: Geneva 59, Batavia 51
Check out the highlights from Geneva's 59-51 win over Batavia.
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In the Gym at EFT: Core strength
In this week's edition of In the Gym at EFT, performance specialist Landon Cox teaches exercises that help athletes work on their core and stabilization. 
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Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Bolingbrook senior Nana Akenten
This week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week is Bolingbrook senior basketball player Nana Akenten. 
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High School Lites basketball roundup: Week 3
Check out some of the highlights and analysis from an epic week of high school basketball. 
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High School Lites Week 3 basketball capsules
CSNChicago.com Preps contributor Scott Phillips previews some of the best Week 3 matchups in Chicagoland high school basketball.
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Illinois State secures two local recruits
Illinois State head coach Brock Spack was able to secure two impressive in-state verbal commitments. That and more in the latest recruiting notes.
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Tim Thornton: Edgy's Coach of the Year
Peoria's Tim Thornton was an easy selection for Edgy Tim's 2016 IHSA football Coach of the Year.
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Samson Evans: Edgy's Player of the Year
State-title champion and Prairie Ridge quarterback Samson Evans was an easy selection for this year's Illinois Player of the Year.
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Scott Phillips' Top 25 Preps Power Rankings
After a wild week of high school hoops, Scott Phillips sorts through to give his latest edition of power rankings.
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Vote for the Viewers' Choice Game of the Week
Vote for the Viewers' Choice Game of the Week. This week, we spotlight the rivalry games in the West Suburban Silver conference.
Highlights: Benet 51, Notre Dame 45
Check out highlights from Benet's 51-45 win over Notre Dame.
Joliet Catholic football coach Dan Sharp retires
Joliet Catholic football coach Dan Sharp retired after 20 years.
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In The Gym at EFT: Basketball Explosive Power Development
In this week's edition of In the Gym at EFT, performance specialist Landon Cox demonstrates basketball explosive power development.
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Wintrust's Athlete of the Week: Jimmy Sotos
This week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week is Conant senior guard Jimmy Sotos.
Highlights: Crete-Monee 88, Kankakee 42
Highlights from Crete-Monee's 88-42 win over Kankakee.
Highlights: Bloom 85, Rich East 71
Highlights from Bloom's 85-71 win over Rich East.
Lyons junior QB Ben Bryant verbally commits to Wisconsin
Lyons junior quarterback Ben Bryant verbally committed to Wisconsin.
In The Gym at EFT: Basketball Explosive Power Development
In this week's edition of In the Gym at EFT, performance specialist Landon Cox demonstrates basketball explosive power...
Wintrust's Athlete of the Week: Conant guard Jimmy Sotos
This week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week is Conant senior guard Jimmy Sotos.
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High School Lites basketball roundup: Week 2
Check out the best highlights from around the Chicagoland area in the High School Lites Week 2 basketball roundup. 
Highlights: Stevenson 73, Mundelein 31
Highlights from Stevenson's 73-31 win over Mundelein.
Peoria's Da'Monte Williams out for season with torn ACL
Peoria's Manual Da'Monte Williams is out for the season with a torn ACL.
Highlights: Zion-Benton 68, Lake Zurich 57
Highlights from Zion-Benton's 68-57 win over Lake Zurich.
Highlights: Thornton 64, Lincoln-Way West 58
Check out highlights from Thornton's 64-58 win over Lincoln-Way West.
Highlights: Von Steuben 67, Taft 51
Check out highlights from Von Steuben's 67-51 win over Taft.
Highlights: St. Viator 70, Marian Central 69
Check out highlights from St. Viator's 70-69 win over Marian Central.
High School Lites basketball montage: Week 2
Watch the opening montage for this week's edition of High School Lites.
Highlights: Kenwood 56, Hyde Park 45
Check out highlights from Kenwood's 56-45 win over Hyde Park.
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High School Lites Week 2 capsules
CSNChicago.com Preps contributor Scott Phillips previews some of the best Week 2 matchups in Chicagoland high school basketball.
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Mitch Lewis' recruiting stock soaring
Naperville North senior tight end Mitch Lewis has seen his recruiting stock soar over the past month. That and more in the latest recruiting notes.
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Lyons QB Ben Bryant commits to Wisconsin
Ben Bryant - a three-star ranked quarterback from Lyons Township - has verbally commited to Wisconsin.
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AP Illinois Girls Basketball Rankings: Week 1
Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school girls basketball teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters.
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AP Illinois Boys Basketball Rankings: Week 1
Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school boys basketball teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters.
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Sharp steps down as Joliet Catholic coach
Joliet Catholic Academy head football coach Dan Sharp has resigned his coaching position at the school and will retain his athletic director position.
Flashback: Drive Joliet Catholic 2012
Look back at the final episode of Drive Joliet Catholic Football from the 2012 season. The Hilltoppers fell in their semi-...
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Vote for the Viewers' Choice Game of the Week
Vote for the Viewers' Choice Game of the Week. This week, we spotlight the Chicago Public League’s Red-North conference.
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The 2016 Edgy Tim All-State Team
Preps football insider Edgy Tim crafts his All-State team for the 2016 season.
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Scott Phillips' Top 25 Preps Power Rankings
After a wild week of high school hoops, Scott Phillips sorts through to give his latest edition of power rankings.
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In the Gym at EFT: Muscle activation
In this week's edition of In the Gym at EFT, physical therapist Emily Sluis tackles muscle activation. 
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Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Curie's Elijah Joiner
This week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week is Curie senior basketball player Elijah Joiner. 
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High School Lites basketball roundup: Week 1
Check out the best highlights from around the Chicagoland area in the High School Lites Week 1 basketball roundup. 
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Chicago Elite Classic Preview
The Chicago Elite Classic has become one of the best local events in high school basketball. Check out a preview of Saturday's action.
In the Loop: #tbt of Iman Shumpert
In The Loop throws it back to Iman Shumpert's playing days in high school.
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High School Lites Preview: Chicago Elite Classic
CSNChicago.com Preps contributor Scott Phillips previews some of the best matchups in boys basketball including the Chicago Elite Classic.
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IHSA state finals top underclass prospects
The IHSA state football finals last weekend at Memorial Stadium saw several top underclassmen performances.
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Scott Phillips' Top 25 Preps Power Rankings
The high school basketball season is now underway, and Scott Phillips has a fresh batch of power rankings to go with it.
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Where do East St. Louis and Peoria rank?
How high should state-champion East St. Louis and Peoria teams be ranked among the best teams in Illinois in 2016?
Edgy Tim's Final Top 25 Power Rankings
CSNChicago.com preps reporter "Edgy" Tim O’Halloran's latest Top 25 Preps Power Rankings, featuring the best high school...
Athlete of the Week: Charley Niego
Check out why Charley Niego was named Wintrust Athlete of the Week.
In the Gym at EFT: Massage therapy
In this week's installment of In the Gym at EFT, Erika Bitto discusses massage therapy.
Highlights: Peoria knocks off Vernon Hills for 5A title
Check out the highlights from Peoria's 62-48 victory over Vernon Hills in the Class 5A championship.
Maine South celebrates upset win over Loyola for 8A crown
Maine South hoists the trophy after knocking off Loyola in the Class 8A state championship game.
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Maine South beats defending Class 8A champ Loyola
Maine South used a strong fourth quarter to knock off defending Class 8A champ, Loyola Academy, 27-17. 
Highlights: East St. Louis tops Plainfield North
Check out the highlights from East St. Louis' win over Plainfield North in the Class 7A title game.
Highlights: Maine South beats Loyola for Class 8A title
Check out the highlights from Maine South's upset win in the Class 8A championship game.
High School Lites: State championship montage
Check out this week's High School Lites montage from Champaign.
Highlights: Prairie Ridge takes down Sacred Heart-Griffin
Check out the highlights from Prairie Ridge's Class 6A championship win over Sacred Heart-Griffin.
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Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Mother McAuley's Charley Niego
See why Mother McAuley's Charley Niego was named this week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week.
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In the Gym at EFT: Laser therapy
In this week's installment of In the Gym at EFT, massage therapist Erika Bitto discusses the benefits of laser therapy. 
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East St. Louis defeats Plainfield North for Class 7A title
East St. Louis used the deep ball to score a win over Plainfield North in the Class 7A state football championship. 
East St. Louis' Rey Estes: 'I'm at a loss for words'
East St. Louis QB Rey Estes talks about what the 7A State Championship means to him
Samson Evans on record-breaking day
Prairie Ridge running back Samson Evans talks about breaking the Class 6A rushing record in a huge championship performance.
Prairie Ridge lifts the Class 6A trophy
Prairie Ridge celebrates their Class 6A State Title on Saturday night in Champaign.
East St. Louis celebrates their eighth state championship
East St. Louis players and coaches took center stage to lift their eighth state championship trophy in program history.
Peoria's Tim Thornton: 'It's just been fantastic'
Peoria head coach Tim Thornton discusses his team's run to a Class 5A state championship with CSN's Siera Santos and Edgy Tim.
Peoria hoists the Class 5A trophy
Peoria celebrates their Class 5A state championship in Champaign.
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Prairie Ridge tops Sacred Heart-Griffin to win Class 6A
Prairie Ridge ran past Sacred Heart-Griffin to claim the IHSA Class 6A state football crown on Saturday. 
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High School Lites Football: State championship roundup
Check out these highlights and interviews from the IHSA Class 1A-8A football state championships.